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WEB EXCLUSIVE: WHY I’M VOLUNTEERING AT THE FINISH LINE AGAIN THIS YEAR

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I watched Harry run off and looked around at the chaos. One lane of traffic on Boylston had been cleared of volunteers and runners; emergency vehicles flew by, running over discarded green Gatorade cups. “We need more wheelchairs,” a medical volunteer to my left said … Continue reading

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MEDIA FARM: TELEVISION ROTS YOUR BRAINS

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Every now and then, Media Farm breaks into an unsuspecting home out in the ‘burbs, makes one of those delicious multilayer nacho dips, sprawls out on the couch, and suffers through a sickening variety of television newscasts. Continue reading

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NEWS TO US: COUPLE SEVERELY WOUNDED IN MARATHON BOMBINGS NOW ENGAGED

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Another marathon tale of tragedy has taken a feel-good turn as a couple severely wounded in the April 15 bombings has gotten engaged for Christmas, the Dig has learned. Continue reading